Taxon  Report   2062 
Chorizanthe wheeleri  S. Watson
Santa barbara spineflower,  Wheeler's spineflower
Chorizanthe wheeleri
© 2008 Larry Sward
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Chorizanthe wheeleri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Chorizanthe wheeleri
© 2003 Keir Morse
Genus: Chorizanthe
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Chorizanthe wheeleri

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Chorizanthe insularis
More information about  Chorizanthe wheeleri
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.